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Two energy-crisis videos


Sam Roggeveen


15 May 2012 09:59

The man behind Lost, JJ Abrams, has a new TV series out depicting a world 15 years after the electricity got turned off; the trailer is below. It's an interesting premise, and the visual gag involving a Toyota Prius promises some wit and political subtext. But by the end, you get the feeling this will be a pretty standard-issue teen drama (h/t TDW):

Seems to me those characters, and perhaps all of us, are missing the obvious solution to the global energy crisis (h/t Sullivan):